Bibby Distribution has added six new 13.6m triple-deck trailers to customer Unipart Rail’s fleet to handle increasing volumes of ‘ugly’ freight. Each trailer can carry up to 20 additional pallets – a 28% increase in load – and features an aerodynamic profile to help reduce fuel consumption on trunking runs. The triple-deck system has been manufactured using steel mesh, making it easier to see the loaded items, as well as including a safer coupling system, improved curtain restraint points and […]
Bibby Distribution has appointed former Wincanton director of transport for the UK and Ireland, Nick Graham, as divisional director. Graham has over 25 years of experience in the logistics industry and is a member of the FTA’s National Council. CEO Iain Speak says: “Nick has a proven track record in leading efficient operations, managing acquisitions and supporting implementation programmes. This experience is invaluable, and Nick’s skillset and industry knowledge certainly compliment our business ambitions.” His responsibilities at Wincanton included maximising […]
Bibby Distribution has launched a 12-month apprenticeship scheme to attract school leavers into the logistics sector.